The coronavirus pandemic which has spread the whole way across the world has additionally observed five passings in Bangladesh. The 17 BD cricketers who are in BCB’s focal agreement alongside 10 other people who have highlighted in the ongoing Zimbabwe arrangement have chosen to give 50% of the current month’s pay to administration support so as to assist with fighting the pandemic.
A few of the Bangladesh cricketers have affirmed the news to The Daily Star. Abu Jayed Rahi stated: ‘We have chosen to remain close to the individuals of the nation in these intense occasions. 27 of the cricketers will pay half of the current month’s compensation to significant government substance so as to battle coronavirus.’
The cricketers’ pay rates depend on their evaluations and a portion of the cricketers have been given agreements for both the white and red ball. ODI chief Tamim, who has been contracted for all arrangements, has compensation of six lakh Taka and he will give three lakh Taka to the reason.
Mashrafe Bin Mortaza had ventured down from captaincy after the finish of the arrangement against Zimbabwe. In spite of the fact that Mashrafe is not under the recently drawn focal agreement, he was paid four lakh twenty 5,000 Taka according to his evaluation when he played the Zimbabwe arrangement. Mashrafe will give two lakh twelve thousand Taka.
Tamim called on the people to help out in these crisis moments and told everyone to contribute from their own position so that a big effort can be made.
The country is in lockdown following the death of four people and reports of 44 others being infected. The government has directed around 15,000 people around to country to go into self-isolation and to ensure that happens, the army has been deployed.
Cricketers have also gone into self-isolation. Mashrafe Mortaza, Tamim Iqbal, and Shakib Al Hasan have delivered messages on social media for people to stay at home.
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